The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 98 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 24 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.17% 1.77% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.86% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 5
Median daily rate £250 £240 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £138 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £340 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £240 £205
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1980 2046 1628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.92% 95.16% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1434 1035
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £259 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 67 60
Median hourly rate £12.82 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.18 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -26 13 £288 +12.74% 10
Wakefield -1 5 £193 - 1
Bradford +2 2 - - 3
Halifax -4 1 - -
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Finance
4 11 (22.92%) ITIL
5 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 8 (16.67%) Linux
8 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
8 7 (14.58%) Unix
8 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
8 7 (14.58%) SLA
9 6 (12.50%) MS Office
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.50%) Document Management
10 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
10 5 (10.42%) Law
10 5 (10.42%) Legal
10 5 (10.42%) VMware
10 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
10 5 (10.42%) VPN
10 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
10 5 (10.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (8.33%) Citrix
11 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.33%) Change Management
11 4 (8.33%) Retail
11 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
12 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
12 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (6.25%) Oracle Retail

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) VPN
2 3 (6.25%) Extranet
2 3 (6.25%) MPLS
3 2 (4.17%) BGP
3 2 (4.17%) LAN
3 2 (4.17%) VLAN
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) ODBC
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Axis
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) iSeries
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) Unix
3 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.08%) CentOS
8 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
3 6 (12.50%) Document Management
4 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) CRM
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.25%) ITSM
5 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.08%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.08%) Service Management
7 1 (2.08%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) CCDA
1 2 (4.17%) CCIE
1 2 (4.17%) CCNA
1 2 (4.17%) CCNP
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.17%) MCITP
1 2 (4.17%) MCP
1 2 (4.17%) MCSA
1 2 (4.17%) MCSE
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) DameWare
2 1 (2.08%) Grafana
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) Intel
6 1 (2.08%) Sage
6 1 (2.08%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Splunk